Patriot Software: Affordable small business payroll software that can help you with the basics or full services. We are so impressed by this payroll software that we became a Certified Advisor. Contact us for discounts off retail pricing! Also check out our blog post about it for more information.
Software & Apps
Wave Accounting: Free and easy to use accounting software for small businesses and non-profits. It is impressive all that it offers considering that is completely free, always. For more pros and cons of the software, see our detailed blog post.
MileIQ: Easy to use app that tracks your trips- all you have to do is swipe to tell it that a trip is for business! You then get a nice summary of your mileage to share with your accountant. Check out the link for a code to save 20%.
SurveyMonkey: While there are slightly better survey softwares out there, this one offers a lot of options for a reasonable price.
Peek User Testing: This site has a random person take a look at your website and give you some feedback about it for free. Great tool to see if any tweaks are needed!
Des Moines Resources
Metro Business Friends: Great morning networking group that meets Thursdays at 8:30 in Johnston. Excellent directory with listings of local professionals in a wide variety of fields.